Monday, July 17, 2017

Week of 7/17/17

West Project:
The horizontal drilling operation has slipped a few days. Work will continue into next week.

East Project:
The paving operation is continuing into the Vintage Oaks area. We expect it to be finished by the end of this week. Striping will then take place next week. Punch list items and clean up would then follow.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Week of 7/10/17

West Project:
The boring operation is nearly complete. We are hoping to have the hole completed and the pipe pulled in by the end of this week. Next week there will be some work on Entrada Dr to tie in the pipe that was pulled into the bored hole and the pipe recently installed in the street. If all goes well this could be done by the end of next week.

East Project:
Pavement restoration is underway. The crew is working from the North end of Rowland Way and headed south. This work will continue in to next week as well. There will also be small crews working on cleanup and restoration throughout the project.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Week of 6/26/17

West Project:
Work is continuing on the Norman Tank directional drill operation. The work in that area should be completed late next week or early the week of 7/9/17 if everything continues to go smoothly.

East Project:
Work at the NSD plant is in the final stages. The pipe that has been installed on Vintage Way, Rowland Blvd, and Rowland Way is also being pressure tested. Pavement restoration for the entire alignment will start next week, likely after the 4th of July holiday.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Week of 6/5/17

West Project:
On Friday, 6/9/17, work will start with traffic control set up and equipment mobilization. Below is a public notification letter that was transmitted to nearby residents and contains additional information about the traffic control configuration.



East Project:
Work will continue with 2 crews. One will be at the Novato Sanitary Plant and the other will be working on sidewalk repairs throughout the alignment.

Norman Tank:
The project is just getting underway. You will likely see some equipment being moved in through the access gate on Rowe Ranch Way.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Week of 5/29/17

West Project:
The West Project will be slow this week, but work will pick up next week as they plan to mobilize to Entrada Dr for the horizontal directional drill operation to Norman Tank. Additional details will be posted here by next week.

East Project:
There will be a crew installing pipe on Rowland Way near the Novato Creek bridge early this week. Later in the week crews will start work at the Novato Sanitary Plant. There will be another crew finishing installation of services and appurtenances.

Norman Tank:
On Tuesday the Contractor will start mobilizing to site. They will start by mowing the road up to the tank. You may see them filling a water truck off a hydrant on Rowe Ranch Way periodically as well.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Week of 5/21/17

West Project:
Street striping and traffic marking replacement will take place throughout the entire alignment. There will also be landscape work in the medians on Ignacio Blvd, S Novato Blvd and/or Redwood Blvd.

A Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD) operation will start mobilizing to Entrada Blvd sometime in June. Additional details will be posted here as we get closer to the start of work.

East Project:
Services will be installed throughout the alignment. Work will also take place at the Novato Sanitary Plant. A third crew may be on Rowland Way finishing installation of a storm drain crossing.

Friday, May 12, 2017

Week of 5/14/17

West Project:
Good news! The entire mainline has been installed and successfully tested. You will now see small crews working throughout the alignment making minor concrete repairs, paving around valve boxes, and other work of that nature.

East Project:
Crews will be installing pipe in Slade Park and on Louis Dr starting Monday. A second crew will be installing services throughout the alignment. A third crew will be installing pipe near the Novato Creek Bridge on Rowland Way. A fourth crew will be installing pipe on Rowland Way near Chic-Fil-A.

Norman Tank Project:
The Norman Tank rehab project has been awarded and work will be underway soon. We will continue to post updates as it gets closer to the start of field activities.